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The compass of philosophy

Newton Phelps Stallknecht

The compass of philosophy

an essay in intellectual orientation

by Newton Phelps Stallknecht

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Published by Longmans, Green in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Newton P. Stallknecht [and] Robert S. Brumbaugh.
    ContributionsBrumbaugh, Robert Sherrick, 1918- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB53 .S83
    The Physical Object
    Pagination258 p.
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6174252M
    LC Control Number55005178

    A masterpiece of ancient Chinese philosophy, second in influence only to the "Tao Te Ching" One of the founders of Taoism, Chuang Tzu was firmly opposed to Confucian values of order, control, and hierarchy, believing the perfect state to be one where primal, innate nature rules. - Compass: The Book of Chuang Tzu (, Paperback) $ 5/5(2). The two books I've read that helped me get a very broad overview of the major topics in philosophy are: * Introduction to Philosophy: Classical and Contemporary.

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